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Torres del Paine National Park is a completely park with mountains, a glacier, a lake, and river-rich areas in the South region of Patagonian Chile. The Cordillera del Paine is the centerpiece of the park and the southern tiers of the Andes. Torres del Paine National Park is adorned with beautiful vegetation. Guanacos are one of the most common mammals found in the park. Other mammals include,Flamingos, Pumas, Nandu. Other attractions include the Cuernos del Paine, Grey Glacier, Lake Grey, [...]

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Apex Mountain Ski Resort for Holiday

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Apex Mountain Resort is a ski village located in the Okanagan region of British Columbia, 405km/ 240 miles east of Vancouver, B.C. and only 33km / 21 miles west of Penticton, B.C. . Apex Mountain Resort remains one of the hidden gems of Canadian skiing. There are 1112 acres (4.5 km²) of skiable terrain and 50 km of groomed cross-country terrain. Apex Mountain Resort is Canada´s Best Small Destination Resort, Best Steeps, Best Grooming, Best New Lodges, Best Ski Bar, [...]

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Yushan or Jade Mountain, The Hiking Destination of Asia

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Yushan also known as Jade Mountain or Mount Yu is the highest mountain in Taiwan and the fourth highest mountain on an island and is a finalist in the New7Wonders of Nature. Yushan National Park is the largest National Park, the highest and can be accessed in Taiwan. The park is also known for its diverse wildlife and ecology. The environment around Yushan Itself spans from sub-tropical forests at its base to alpine conditions at its peak. In winter, Yushan [...]

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Matterhorn or Cervino - Tourism, Trekking and Climbing

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Matterhorn also known in Italia is Monte Cervino and also called in France as Mont Cervin, located on border between Switzerland and Italy. Matterhorn is perhaps the most familiar mountain in the European Alps and  is one of the New7Wonders of Nature.  Its summit is 4,478 metres (14,690 ft) high, making it one of the highest peaks in the Alps. The four steep faces, rising above the surrounding glaciers, face the four compass points. The mountain has four faces, facing [...]

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Mount Cook also known Aoraki is the highest mountain in New Zealand, the mount reaching a height ofof 3,754 metres (12,316 ft). Mount Cook is a favourite challenge for mountain climbers and also a populat tourist destination in New Zealand. Mount Cook consists of three summits lying slightly south and east of the main divide, the Low Peak, Middle Peak and High Peak, with the Tasman Glacier to the east and the Hooker Glacier to the west. The mountain range [...]

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